FreeBSD : squid -- DoS on failed PUT/POST requests vulnerability (8dbf7894-a9a8-11d9-a788-0001020eed82)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19025


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


The squid patches page notes :

An inconsistent state is entered on a failed PUT/POST request making a high risk for segmentation faults or other strange errors


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 19025

File Name: freebsd_pkg_8dbf7894a9a811d9a7880001020eed82.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/08/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:squid, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2005/04/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/02/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0718